Student, Middlebury Russian School, 1984. Certified, University de Nice, France, 1983. Bachelor in French and Russian, University Vermont, 1984.
Certified, Pushkin Russian Institute, Moscow, 1985. Master of Arts/Conference Interpretation of English, Russian & French, Monterey Institute International Study, 1987.
Freelance interpreter and translator, since 1986. Russian exhibit guide United States Information Agency Information United States of America Exhibit, Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics, 1987-1988. Interpreter business negotiations, conferences.
Board directors S.T.B.F.P., Inc. (doing business as The Other Paper).
Volunteer Democratic Party, Vermont. Member American Translators (Russian special interest group), Translators Guild.